Clinical Pharmacist

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Employer
Yale New Haven Health System
Location
Bridgeport, Connecticut, US
Posted
Jun 30, 2021
Closes
Jul 30, 2021
Ref
2272947594
Position Type
Clinical Pharmacist
Specialty Area
Other
Work Setting
Health System
Overview:
To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values - integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.At Bridgeport Hospital, we are committed to providing quality medical care and treatment that is coordinated and centered on the patient's specific needs. We strive to achieve benchmarks as a Patient Centered Medical Home and provide health care in a setting where patients are at the center of their care team. All employees of Bridgeport Hospital are part of the patients care team and contribute to the team approach of promoting access, continuous, comprehensive care and work to provide quality improvement in the care provided to their patients.As members of a High Reliability Organization (HRO), every employee should practice CHAMP behavior and strive to make patient safety a top priority. To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values-integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.

This is an entry level clinical pharmacist position. The clinical pharmacist supports the vision, mission, and goals of YNHHS and the Department of Pharmacy and demonstrates competency in all basic clinical pharmacist skills.EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran

Responsibilities:
1.Customer Service Quality1.1Demonstrate and promote CHAMP behaviors2.Medication Management2.1Conduct timely, accurate medication order review that considers all patient characteristics including laboratory values and vital signs3.Medication Preparation and Distribution3.1Demonstrate competency in pharmacy automation and technology as applicable to work area4.Medication Safety, Regulatory Affairs, and Quality Assurance4.1Adhere to all departmental policies, procedures, protocols, and guidelines5.Leadership5.1Provide education and training to other pharmacy staff members, pharmacy students and residents, and health care team members.6.Financial/Volume Results6.1Contribute to departmental cost-reduction/revenue generation

Qualifications:
EDUCATION Graduation from an accredited College of Pharmacy with a B.S. or PharmD degree EXPERIENCE Completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY1 pharmacy residency or equivalent experience is desirable, but not required. Hospital pharmacy experience is preferred. LICENSURE Current Connecticut Pharmacist License, or eligible for pharmacist licensure in the state of Connecticut SPECIAL SKILLS This individual should demonstrate basic knowledge of pharmacology and therapeutics, and understand pharmacy systems of drug distribution and formulary management. Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work with others are required.